An AI generated newsreader has been revealed by a media outlet in Kuwait.
Kuwait Information posted a video to their Twitter account over the weekend exhibiting the computerised anchor introducing “herself” as “Fedha”.
The AI video confirmed a blonde lady carrying a black jacket and a white T-shirt.
“I am Fedha, the primary presenter in Kuwait who works with synthetic intelligence at Kuwait Information. What sort of information do you like? Let’s hear your opinions,” she mentioned in Arabic.
The positioning is affiliated with the Kuwait Instances, based in 1961 because the Gulf area’s first English-language day by day.
Abdullah Boftain, deputy editor in chief for each retailers, mentioned the transfer is a take a look at of AI’s potential to supply “new and progressive content material”, the AFP stories.
He mentioned that sooner or later Fedha may undertake the Kuwaiti accent and current information bulletins on the positioning’s Twitter account.
Explaining the selection of title, Mr Boftain mentioned that Fedha is “a well-liked, previous Kuwaiti title that refers to silver, the steel”.
He added: “We at all times think about robots to be silver and metallic in color, so we mixed the 2”.
Based on Mr Boftain, the presenter’s blonde hair and light-coloured eyes mirror the nation’s numerous inhabitants of Kuwaitis and expatriates.
“Fedha represents everybody,” he added.